Anjali Ramlalsingh


MOST university students have the daily task of balancing their personal life with campus life along with the studying, group assignments and projects that are expected of them.

What makes Anjali Ram-lalsingh stand out from her peers at The University of the West Indies is the fact that as of last Monday, the first-year Psychology student started the new academic term wearing one additional hat (or in this case—a crown) as the reigning Miss La Reine Rive. 


The Region of the Americas made major advances in expanding access to health in 2019 but faces new challenges in 2020 as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic, the Director of the Pan American Health Organisation, Carissa F Etienne has said.

BEACHES may be off limits for now but the surf therapy programme offered by the NGO Waves for Hope continues as usual. Surf Therapy Trinidad, which was founded by professional surfer and surfing instructor Chris Dennis and his wife Manuela Giger, combines surfing with therapeutic activities.

The Bocas Lit Fest is celebrating its tenth year with a birthday poster by Jackie Hinkson of the iconic Old Fire Station in downtown Port of Spain, and the National Library, the usual home of the NGC Bocas Lit Fest.